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I Am a Night Owl

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    Courtsup Courtsup 18-21, F 9 Responses Nov 15

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    esaeger418 esaeger418 22-25, F 13 Responses Nov 22

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    1:25 am.... think I'll go

    for a walk. The pond is a nice place this time of night.
    regalshewolf regalshewolf 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    esaeger418 esaeger418 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I think it's just how i was born.

    I sleep the day away, and party all night through. Oh, and by party I mean sit in my bed, posting blogs, doing online shopping, watching netflix, and eating twice my body weight. Being a night owl is a privilege.
    eviesamermaid eviesamermaid 16-17, F 8 Responses 1 day ago

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    I've seen you twice but our conversations are

    blind filled with hot red cheeks and ear to ear grins now the talks have grown mute I miss my bird. ..
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    Over the past year and a half,

    I haven't been able to fall asleep before 2 in the morning. I don't remember a single day where I could.
    Knefe24 Knefe24 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 3

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    FutileSuperiority FutileSuperiority 22-25 4 Responses Dec 11

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    elasticheart elasticheart 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    canadachick430 canadachick430 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    Disqualify Disqualify 16-17, M 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    I feel like I do all my living at night.

    ....maybe i'm a vampire hehe
    missladylioness missladylioness 70+, F 10 Responses Aug 20

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    EmiTru EmiTru 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 26

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    I a huge night owl.. I do my best thinking at

    night. I been know to clean my house in nude late at night..
    horneybear79912 horneybear79912 36-40, M 23 hrs ago

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    I love being awake at night,

    nights are so beautiful ?
    mydailylifeasme mydailylifeasme 18-21, F 13 Responses Oct 26

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    Urgh.. What's worse than staying up all

    night; is the fact that you struggle and fight just to fall asleep, only to toss and turn for the next 4/5 hours and wake up at the tiniest noise!! and then not being able to get back to sleep.... Hmm :/ stupid brain!!!!
    catho catho 18-21, F 13 Responses Oct 30

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    4am and wide awake. TGIF,

    let's have another beer lol
    fuckitol fuckitol 22-25, F 6 Responses Oct 10

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    i like night. the dark.

    the quiet. the lack of human interaction. its when i am calmest... but there is also a darker side (see what i did there? darker? ok never mind) night is when i finally let myself think. this is not a good thing but i am not oblivious enough to deny the fact i am self...
    Anaihsohs Anaihsohs 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    For some reason, I spend all evening wasting

    time online, then I decide midnight is a good time to start cleaning the house. I should really just go to sleep
    Alisha32 Alisha32 31-35, F 14 Responses Nov 26

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    I'm sitting in my car.

    .. it's past midnight. .. I'm answering questions trying to keep the thoughts of suicide out.. and this guy just hops in the dumpster then just starts throwing cans out... he seems to have ut all figured out doesn't look sad or mad he's just going with the flow. .. God is awesome...
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    At 2am I went for a walk in the rain

    because I couldn't sleep and this creepy man came up to me and asked if I wanted candy. Did he think I was 8 or is he just that stupid? Of corse I'm not going to want ******* candy from a sketchy man in the dead of night. Bruh
    AwkwardSince1994 AwkwardSince1994 18-21, F 9 Responses Aug 23

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    I am since i'm able to remember.

    When a was very small, my Mom never was strict and there was no speciak time, i had to go to bed. Later from 12 or 13 on, when i started to be a party girl, i hated school, coz i hated nothing more tghan to rise that early. So often i skipped school, coz i was too tired from a...
    crazysinglemum crazysinglemum 26-30, F 9 Responses Jul 19

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    Sometimes - it's just how it is.

    No reason, no rhyme, no excuses ...
    HolmesGirl HolmesGirl 51-55, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I need to stop having naps through the day

    when I'm tired, I should toughen up and wait till bedtime because I'm always up all night wide awake 😩
    yousillyginger yousillyginger 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 8 Responses Dec 5

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    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F Dec 11

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    It's almost 5:00 a.m.

    and I'm caught in a Wikipedia spiral of doom. I just wanted to look up Hurricane Floyd, and somehow hours later I'm reading about vacuum metastability events. Help!
    howie79 howie79 31-35, M 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    XxSxarletxX XxSxarletxX 16-17, F 5 Responses Dec 11

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    My brain just won't shut off at all!

    Anyone else having this issue????
    KikiMouse KikiMouse 18-21, F 19 Responses Aug 14

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    its a good thing as I have not

    yet shopped for Christmas. The only time I am not working and I have a vehicle is at night. lol Midnight Walmart here I come. lol
    regalshewolf regalshewolf 41-45, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    There’s something special about the late

    nights. I can concentrate so much better after nightfall, opposed to during the day. It’s almost as if I’m at my most energetic during the final hours of the day. Which is a strange thing, as it should be the opposite. It’s as if my internal clock is set a few hours after...
    TheGreatLeveler TheGreatLeveler 26-30, M 7 Responses Oct 25

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    It's 5:07am and I still haven't been to sleep!

    Sleepless in my bed! Should have taken a sleeping aid tonight! Ugh!
    Misspurple Misspurple 31-35, F 15 Responses Aug 9

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    ignorantpup ignorantpup 22-25 1 Response 3 days ago

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    It's that kind of night

    where I'm tired, but I don't want to sleep! But I'm too tired to actually do anything. Sigh! This is almost every night for me. either this, or I just can't sleep cause I'm not tired lol. Never a normal night!
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 12 Responses Nov 16

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    4:30 in the morning. It's official.

    Probably not getting any sleep tonight. I was in bed, tired, ready to go to sleep. Then, my bladder was like "nah, get up!" -_- so now I'm fully awake again. Sigh.
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    I have officially ****** up my sleep schedule.

    For five days now I have stayed up till 4 or 5 am and slept in the next day till 1 or 2 pm. And today I reached a new low. I was up till 6 am and slept in till 4:30 pm today. I haven't seen the sun in almost 2 days lol. I've gone nocturnal..oops.
    tarara0414 tarara0414 18-21, F 20 Responses Dec 9

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    why do they call it being a "night owl".

    .. why not a "night elephant" or "night snail"?
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M 24 Responses Jun 26

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    ..............Hoot HoOT Hooooot.

    ...................!!!!!
    meowmermaid meowmermaid 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 19

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    Stayed up till 4am last night

    and woke up at 1, missing all my classes for the day oops
    Mselisa Mselisa 16-17, F 6 Responses Dec 5

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    xlovelybutterflyx xlovelybutterflyx 18-21, F 22 Responses Aug 29

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    teeegreen teeegreen 18-21, F 16 Responses Oct 13

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    It's tough being a night owl.

    Nobody to talk to, can't even go out to get something good to eat or watch a movie, just got to find ways to entertain myself. Some people think night owls are lazy just because we are not morning people. But I am very productive after midnight when most people are sleeping...
    Lonelyastronaut Lonelyastronaut 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Insomnia is back. Entire house is asleep

    and I'm watching Game of Thrones.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 13 Responses Jul 9

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    I love staying up late!

    !!! 😍 But in the morning I regret it... And yet, I still make this same mistake every night lol 😂
    ThisGirlCyndi ThisGirlCyndi 16-17, F 8 Responses Jul 11

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    Ha ha ha ha All u early birds are probably

    dumber that me I stay up till 11:01 PM !!!!
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    http://www.experienceproject.

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    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    Sleepy but can't sleep!

    :( I wanna color :(((
    litttleprincess litttleprincess 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 9

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    I am very much a night owl.

    It's only after the sun goes down that I really feel alive, and I find it much harder to sleep at night than by day. There's just something about the night time that I find so quiet and serene. The only trouble is that my current job is mostly day shifts so I have to get by...
    anothernightowl anothernightowl 36-40, M 3 Responses Nov 4

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    I can never sleep. Thank god

    for the internet.
    sublife328 sublife328 46-50, F 13 Responses Aug 4

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    You may mess up, but you are not a mess up.

    You may make a mistake, but you are not a mistake. You may screw up, but you are not a screw up. You may fail, but you are not a failure. You are not defined by your weaknesses You are not the only one who has missed the shot Or the...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I stay up like every night

    until about 2:30 on netflix watching dr. Who and lots of anime. All this sleep deprivation really gives me more time to think and I feel more DEAD when I wake up
    Willj626 Willj626 13-15, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I need other people who stay up all night to

    talk to, I am so bored at night. ugh, It would be nice to sleep while the sun is down. sorry im rambling now. :p
    Jessbenoit Jessbenoit 18-21, F 8 Responses Dec 10

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